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Anne L. Gingerich, MSW (she/her/hers)Executive Director

With a firm belief in the abundance of resources available, Anne loves to don her visionary hat and consider what might be possible for PANO members, the nonprofit community and PANO in partnership with various organizations, companies and government entities.

Anne approaches her work from a systems approach, engaging multiple individuals and groups to identify and implement collaborative solutions to community problems. At PANO, she “walks alongside” community benefit organizations, increasing their effectiveness, efficiency and financial stability through the planning, training, facilitation and referral services available at PANO.

Starting in her current position as PANO’s Executive Director in 2013, Anne brought her experience as director of Nonprofit Resource Network at Millersville University, as adjunct professor with Millersville University Masters of Social Work Program, and as Senior Development Officer at the Lancaster General Health Foundation, Community Service Director of the United Way of Lancaster County, and Emergency Social Services Manager of the American Red Cross of the Susquehanna Valley.

Anne earned her Bachelor of Arts in Social Work at Millersville University and earned her Masters of Social Work at Marywood University.

As the owner of a beautiful Victorian home in Lancaster County, Anne enjoys cooking, Rails-to-Trails biking, reading, and good coffee.